Period
to 20 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Project Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Delivery over the 6 months to 20 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Delivery
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 43 34
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9 +16
Contract jobs citing Project Delivery 13 51 56
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.29% 4.34% 4.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 5.01% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 35
Median daily rate £409 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.30% +14.29% +21.53%
10th Percentile £233 £206 £263
90th Percentile £500 £620 £625
East of England median daily rate £450 £463 £488
% change year-on-year -2.70% -5.13% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £28.16
% change year-on-year +6.06% +17.18% -37.42%

Project Delivery is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 266 1,017 1,044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 87.79% 86.55% 87.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 577 561
Median daily rate £456 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.89% +2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £269
90th Percentile £652 £625 £588
East of England median daily rate £435 £445 £438
% change year-on-year -2.25% +1.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 95 90
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -10.39% -48.67%
10th Percentile £14.25 £10.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £48.88
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +100.00% - -41.67%

Project Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Project Delivery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Delivery in Cambridgeshire

Project Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Project Delivery in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Project Delivery in Cambridgeshire

Project Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Project Delivery in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Project Delivery in Cambridgeshire

Project Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Project Delivery in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Project Delivery in Cambridgeshire

Project Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Delivery within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +20 10 £425 -15.00% 2
Peterborough +8 1 £392 -2.00%
Project Delivery
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Project Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Project Delivery.

1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) CMMI
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (23.08%) QA
4 3 (23.08%) Test Management
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) QA Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Contract Negotiation
4 3 (23.08%) TMMi
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (15.38%) Validation
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (7.69%) LIMS
6 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (7.69%) Perl
6 1 (7.69%) MySQL
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) SAP

Project Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) iPlanet
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) AWS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Broadband
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) MPLS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) SMTP
1 1 (7.69%) SNMP
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MariaDB
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Coordinator
1 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Process Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Logistics Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Product Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Product Owner
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) LIMS
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) CMMI
4 3 (23.08%) Contract Negotiation
4 3 (23.08%) QA Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Test Management
4 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) TMMi
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 2 (15.38%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) APMP
2 1 (7.69%) LPIC
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) RHCE
2 1 (7.69%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) ITGC
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Postfix
1 1 (7.69%) RHEV
1 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Dell
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) VMware